Definition of rambling adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈræmblɪŋ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈræmblɪŋ//
    Describing a story, How a building looks
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  1. 1(of a building) spreading in various directions with no particular pattern synonym sprawling They live in a rambling old house in the country. See related entries: How a building looks
  2. 2(of a speech or piece of writing) very long and confused synonym incoherent a rambling letter She set off on a long rambling account of something that had happened the day before. The letter was long and rambling. Wordfindercomic, far-fetched, gripping, historical, mannered, moving, rambling, readable, story, tragic See related entries: Describing a story
  3. 3(of a plant) growing or climbing in all directions, for example up a wall a rambling rose
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